On Wednesday, February 16th, 2011, at the Plaza Hotel in New York, famed fashion designer b michael paid tribute to Rwanda with the help of Francine LeFrak, by featuring SAME SKY bracelets made by women from Rwanda at his "b michael America Fall/Winter 2011 Fashion Show" during Mercedes Benz Fashion Week. The "b michael America Fall/Winter 2011 Fashion Show," was also used as an awareness event for the "The DreamYard Action Project," the largest arts education provider in the Bronx, New York, reaching 8,500 students from grades K-12.
The beauty look was modern glamour. The hair, created by Laura Ziba with Faces Salon, Make-Up was created by Michelle Virtue for Damone Roberts New York. Jewelry provided by Joan B. Hornig Jewelry. Photos credit: Dan & Corina Lecca
The b michael America Fall/Winter 2011 collection was
Sponsored by Morgan Stanley Smith Barney.